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995. 

How many Indian states banned e-cigarettes by following an advisory from the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare?

[A]. 8
[B]. 12
[C]. 9
[D]. 15

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Following an advisory from the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare issued in 2018, Twelve states across India have banned Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS) or e-cigarettes. States of Punjab, Maharashtra, Karnataka, Kerala, Bihar, Uttar Pradesh, Jammu & Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Puducherry and Jharkhand have taken steps to ban the use of ENDS. ENDS, more commonly known as e-cigarettes or "vapes" in India, are products that produce an aerosolized mixture containing flavored liquids and nicotine that is inhaled by the user.

Vignesh M said: (Mar 15, 2019)  
Puducherry is not state, it is territory place.

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